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Feb 29th, 2008
Fox News Host Ousted For Racist Remark
Fox News Channel said Friday that it had fired liberal commentator Bob Beckel for making a racially insensitive remark to a black employee. Fox offered no details on the case, but a lawyer for the employee said Beckel had "stormed out" of his office...
Sep 19th, 2017 by gopher
MAGA Hero Stands Up for His Rights
Dylann Roof, the unabashed white supremacist who shot and killed nine black parishioners at a South Carolina church two years ago, says he wants to fire his attorneys because they are Jewish and Indian. Roof, who was sent to death row for the June...
Queen Victoria's last subject dies aged 117
The oldest person in the world who was the last living subject of Queen Victoria and worked for 'masters' on a Caribbean sugar plantation has died aged 117. Violet Mosse Brown died in Jamaica at around 2.30pm yesterday. She became the world's...
FC Cologne fans bring London's West End to standstill
Thousands of German football fans brought parts of central London to a standstill ahead of their team's Europa League match against Arsenal. Some 20,000 FC Cologne supporters have come to London, and briefly brought the West End to a halt as they...
Sep 16th, 2017 by Durry
Terror attack in London
London Tube: 'Terror incident' at Parsons Green station - CNN Another attack by a loser terrorist
Osama bin Laden is dead.
According to Radio One he was shot dead in a raid of a mansion outside of Islamisbad.
Oil, fat and condoms: Monster fatberg blocks Whitechapel sewer
A 250-metre long fatberg weighing 130 tonnes has been found blocking a sewer. The solid mass of congealed fat, wet wipes, nappies, oil and condoms formed in the Victorian-era tunnel in Whitechapel, London. Thames Water described it as one of the...
Britain unveils Ironclad driverless mini-tanks
BAE Systems has released a set of images showing its new driverless mini-tanks that could revolutionise warfare. The innovative concept, codenamed Ironclad, could soon work alongside other unmanned aerial and ground vehicles to support troops on the...
Britain orders fleet of "budget battleships"
A radical shake-up of how warships will be built for the Royal Navy that aims to spread the work around the country has been unveiled by the Ministry of Defence. Proposals floated by industrialist Sir John Parker in his review of the sector last year...
Sep 12th, 2017 by Murphy
Police ask feds to postpone date for legal pot...
Do you think the feds will give them the time? I doubt it. There might be some minor concessions, but this legislation is too popular with the voters for Trudeau NOT to keep his promise. IMO, this will bite the Liberals in the ass. Roadside charges...
Sep 12th, 2017 by Murphy
Kathleen Wynne is no nanny on marijuana sales: Cohn
The swelling Effect. Ottawa to make marijuana legal. More federal employees will be needed to inspect and enforce the new regulations. That's swell. Ontario to create the Cannibas Control Board (CCB) to manage the sale and distribution of cannabis....
From the Washinton Post: Irma leaves millions in the dark in Florida Um. . . that ain't news.
9/11 today, many Muslims celebrate
On many social media sites many Muslims are organizing to celebrate 9/11 today in Canada & US. Countries that give these people a country to live in and prosper, and this is how they show their appreciation. Trump as right to keep them out. Trump...
Antifa: The 21st Century's KKK
Several decades ago, black people were regularly terrorized by an organized group of violent racists who used terrorist tactics, including fear, intimidation, physical assault, and even murder against groups or individuals they opposed. These virulent...
Sep 10th, 2017 by Durry
Special military dedication held to honour fallen Calgary soldier
Special military dedication and ceremony held to honour fallen Calgary soldier | Globalnews.ca “We treasure him and we honour him but this is a way for the rest of the public, the rest of Calgary, to see who he was and what he did and make the...
Prince Charles becomes longest-serving Prince of Wales
Prince Charles has become the longest-serving Prince of Wales in history. On Saturday he took the record from Edward VII who held the title for more than 59 years before becoming king. From Prince Charles' 1969 investiture at Caernarfon Castle to...
Manchester Arena reopens after terror attack
Bolton comedian Peter Kay has delivered a message of defiance at Manchester Arena's reopening concert, declaring: "We can't let terrorists win". Kay appeared at the We Are Manchester show on Saturday alongside other local heroes including former...
Prince George starts first day at school
Prince George has started his first day at school - but his mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, missed the occasion on Thursday as she was not well enough to take him. The Duke of Cambridge dropped him off as Kensington Palace said Catherine, who is...
Trump Cuts Deal With Dems
Trump sides with Democrats on fiscal issues, throwing Republican plans into chaos By Mike DeBonis, Kelsey Snell, Philip Rucker and Elise Viebeck September 7 President Trump, a man of few allegiances who seized control of the Republican ...
Lee Rigby killer Michael Adebolajo launches personal injury claim
The mother of murdered soldier Lee Rigby has branded his killer Michael Adebolajo "vile" after he launched a bid for compensation. Adebolajo has begun a High Court action against the Ministry of Justice relating to a personal injury claim. Lyn...
William and Kate expecting baby No3
We have the birth of a new prince or princess to look forward to in 2018. It is thought the new royal baby was conceived in Poland... Royal baby: Duchess of Cambridge expecting third child 4 September 2017 ...
He Just Hit Me in the Face!!
Remember that pile of crap lie by Rebel's hysterically biased reporter, Sheila Gunn? Conditional discharge for man who admitted threatening Rebel Media staffer | Reb
(by Hoof Hearted)
House totally ruined
Airbnb nightmare renters leave Calgary home trashed - Calgary - CBC News Shouldn't there be a law passed legalizing the killing of animals like these?
Sep 6th, 2017 by JLM
Auto insurance rates to increase 8% to beef up I.C.B.C. coffers!
So all drivers both good and bad are going to be penalized 8% to cover the damage and mayhem caused by a few. Wouldn't it be far less intrusive to merely get the offending culprits off the road altogether and leave the good drivers alone. That way...
Sep 3rd, 2017 by Walter
60,000 evacuated in Frankfurt whilst WWII bomb is defused
At least 60,000 people will be forced from their homes in central Frankfurt on Sunday, as Germany begins an operation to defuse a huge unexploded World War II bomb dubbed "blockbuster". It will be the biggest evacuation of its kind in post-war...
Celebrities and ex-footballers play Game4Grenfell charity match
Jose Mourinho has shown off his rarely-seen skills on the pitch by starring in a charity football match for people affected by the Grenfell Tower fire. The Manchester United boss came on as a sub goalkeeper in the Game4Grenfell match between two...
Steamroller crushes unseen Terry Pratchett works
A hard drive containing unfinished works by Terry Pratchett has been crushed by a steamroller, as per instructions left by the fantasy novelist. It is thought up to 10 incomplete novels were flattened at the Great Dorset Steam Fair. The ...